10-13-19 Prout School production of ‘Matilda’ - Conducting Conversations

October 15th, 2019

This week we feature The Prout School and their presentation of the musical Matilda. We talk to Bridget Fitzgerald, who plays Matilda and Sam Eaton, who plays Mr. Wormwood. We'll listen to some of the music from the show and talk about it's creation. For more information you can go to www.proutschool.org ​


10-06-19 Roger Williams Zoo Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular - Conducting Conversations

October 1st, 2019

This week we feature The Roger Williams Park Zoo's Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular. We talk to Diane Nahabedian, Director of Marketing and John Reckner, Founder of the event. We will listen to some of the music that is played in the background of the exhibits and talk about it's creation. For more information you can go to www.rwpzoo.org ​


09-29-19 - Theatre by the Sea-2020 Preview - Conducting Conversations

September 30th, 2019

Theatre By The Sea's announcement of their 2020 season is the subject of this week's program with Bill Hanney, owner of the theatre. We talk about next summer's musicals and listen to some of the very popular songs from Million Dollar Quartet, Funny Girl, Cinderella, and Kinky Boots. For more information you can call (401) 782-8587, or go to www.theatrebythesea.com​


09-22-19 Narragansett Bay Symphony Community Orchestra - Conducting Conversations

September 23rd, 2019

The Narragansett Bay Symphony Community Orchestra is the subject of this week's program with Bruce Goldstein, President and Emily Chen, Concertmaster. We talk about their upcoming concert and listen to some of the music from the program being presented on Sunday, October 27 th at 3:00 PM at McVinney Auditorium. For more information you can call (401) 274-4578 or go to www.nabsco.org

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09-15-19 Classical Guitarist Aaron-Larget Caplan - Conducting Conversations

September 16th, 2019

This week we feature Aaron-Larget Caplan, classical guitarist. We'll listen to examples of his music from his CDs, discuss his career and how he has had the opportunity to travel the world playing at great concert venues. For more information you can go to www.alcguitar.com ​

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09-08-19 Core Memory Concerts - Conducting Conversations

September 9th, 2019

This week Core Memory Concerts is the subject of the program with Craig Maynard, Artistic Director. We talk about the upcoming season  and listen to some selections from the concert that will be held on Saturday September 14th at 7:30 PM. We also discuss the concerts on October 12th, November 9th, and December 14th. For more information you can go to www.corememory.io​

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09-01-19 Westerly Armory President Roberta Mudge - Conducting Conversations

September 3rd, 2019

This week we feature Roberta Mudge Humble, Author, Professor and Founding President of Westerly Amory Restoration Inc. We talk about the history of the Armory and upcoming events, specifically the Armory benefit featuring the Narragansett Bay Chorus and quartets, on 9/15 at 3 PM. We'll listen to examples of some of the songs that may be performed that day and also listen to a few of Roberta's parody songs from her “Sing RI” book. For more information and tickets you can call 401 596-8554 or go to www.westerlyarmory.org 


08-25-19 Music of Cole Porter - Conducting Conversations

August 26th, 2019

The subject of this week's program is the music of Cole Porter with Mike Maino. Mike has a chance to do another in a series about great American composers. He'll talk about Cole Porter's life and play a variety of artists performing his music. For more information or comments about the show you can call (401) 294-9274, or email maino@classical959.com

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